Two placement opportunities exist for two enthusiastic and committed students to work alongside experienced and friendly trades people with STB Carpentry. STB Carpentry is a well established building company, providing professional and domestic carpentry work in the North Western suburbs of Melbourne. They offer reliable, quality work, delivered on time, and value for money.
The company offers a comprehensive building service for house framing work, decks, pergolas, door fixing, lock ups and more. Its skilled and qualified carpenters pay close attention to detail to give home owners the best outcome for their building.
Skills You Might Learn
The student undertaking this opportunity will be enhancing the skills and knowledge that they are learning in their VETiS program. This may include; OH&S specific skills, hand and power tools, calculations for the building trade, how to read a plan, site preparation, communication skills, working within a team, setting out, framing, and scaffolding.
Typical Tasks & Duties
The student will be assisting the builder with house framing. This may include setting out, framing, scaffolding, use of hand and power tools (under supervision), site clean-ups and building calculations. The student will be required to follow worksite procedures and assist with keeping a clean and tidy work area at all times.
The student is expected to:
- be diligent, polite, enthusiastic and well organised
- able to follow instructions
- pay attention to detail
- possess problem-solving skills
- have good communication skills
- ask questions when needed to ensure understanding
- maintain safe practice at all times.
The student must wear protective clothing, safety footwear (steel cap boots), ear and eye protection, hat and sunscreen. Bring along nail bag, hammer other tools if student has these tools, otherwise employer will provide.
Special Transport Requirements
The student would be required to make their own way to the work site.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- 22338VIC - Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pre-Apprenticeship)
- CPC20112 - Certificate II in Construction
- CPC20211 - Certificate II in Construction Pathways